Friday, July 22, 2011
Rancourt files Statement of Defence in Joanne St. Lewis $1 million defamation lawsuit
The Statement of Claim of University of Ottawa law professor Plaintiff Joanne St. Lewis has been posted and linked on several legal profession and other blogs and has been quoted in the mainstream media.
Today former University of Ottawa physics professor Defendant Denis Rancourt filed his Statement of Defence, following a 10-day extension, with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice: LINK-SOD.
Rancourt is self-represented.
The casual reader should note that several words such as "malice", "frivolous" and "vexatious", for example, have legal meanings determined by case law.
As background, all related posts on the matter are HERE.